Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
John Hopkins is chairman and CEO of NuScale Power, LLC, a leading U.S.-based advanced small modular reactor technology development company.
Hopkins is currently serving as chairman of the Executive Committee of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Washington, D.C.
Prior to joining NuScale in 2012, Hopkins was with Fluor Corporation since 1989, one of the world's largest publicly-traded engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction and maintenance companies. Hopkins held numerous positions in both operations and business development globally. He served as group president over chemicals and composites, government and operations and maintenance.
From 2010 to 2012, Hopkins also served as Fluor’s group president for the corporate development and new ventures group, responsible for strategic planning, global sales and marketing. In this role, Hopkins led Fluor’s corporate sales board, account management activities, new ventures, emerging markets, government relations and corporate affairs.
Active in a variety of professional and business organizations, Hopkins is a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute Executive Committee and senior policy advisor of I Squared Capital, New York. He is the former chairman of the board for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He has also served as the senior executive member of both the Fluor Netherlands and Fluor United Kingdom board of directors; chairman of the board for Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, LLC; and as a director of the Business Council for International Understanding.
Hopkins holds Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas, Austin. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at the University of California, Irvine and Thunderbird University’s International Management Program.